Glad tidings, fellow travellers.
Tarot is a standard traditional deck, consisting of 78 cards
- 22 Major Arcana and 14 in each
suit of the Minor Arcana: Coins, Cups,
Swords and Wands.
I've designed it to be easy to read, with pictures reflecting
the generally accepted meaning/s for each card. My
view is that it isn't fortune-telling as such, but more
of an interpretative tool than anything supernatural.
main intention of this site was to showcase International
Gothic Art 1300-1500. Due to lobbying by kind readers, however
(led by the New York artist Judy Sidonie Tillinger, whose
wonderful photos you can see at www.pbase.com/magpiejst)
Golden Tarot is now a REAL deck!
site can be used to interpret a spread
you've laid with real tarot cards of your own, or you can now
get a free online reading with the deck at facade.com.
you think the design of the cards looks familiar, that's probably
because it's based on the Rider-Waite-Smith
navigate this site, major sections are linked from the bottom
of each page, or you can use the sitemap.
done a bit of work on my links lately
- to some excellent fine art sites in particular.
original cards can still be seen and used as wallpapers etc.
Each old card is linked from it's new replacement or from the
sitemap. For those of you who'd like
to sample what the new deck is going to look like, there's a
Printable Bookmark of the High Priestess
available for downloading. Read about developments with the
deck in the news page.
Black, February 2004